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Pasco County Medical Malpractice Attorneys Whittel & Melton
Tens of thousands of people fall victim to medical malpractice every year across the United States. In fact, preventable medical errors are one of the leading causes of death throughout the country. Medical malpractice is a term used to describe carelessness or errors made by hospitals, doctors, nurses and other various health care providers. Unfortunately, medical mishaps happen every day, and often these oversights cause permanent injuries or wrongful death.
If you feel that your physician or health care provider acted recklessly in overseeing your medical treatment, and as a result of that negligence you have suffered an injury or the wrongful death of a loved one, the Pasco County Medical Malpractice Lawyers at Whittel & Melton can help you and your family pursue the compensation you are entitled to. We assist individuals and families with medical malpractice cases throughout Pasco County, including the cities of New Port Richey, Port Richey, Dade City, Hudson, Holiday, Zephyrhills, Trinity, Land O’Lakes and Wesley Chapel.
The greatest tragedy surrounding Pasco County medical negligence cases is that the injury or death was preventable. Our lawyers have handled numerous medical malpractice cases, including:
- Emergency Room Errors
- Intensive Care Unit Complications
- Surgical Errors
- Birth Injuries
- Brain Injuries
- Wrong Site Injury
- Improper Treatment or Diagnosis
- Prescribing the Wrong Drug
- Unnecessary Surgical Procedure
- Anesthesia Complications
The Pasco County Medical Malpractice Attorneys at Whittel & Melton handle medical negligence cases that have seriously affected the life of the injured patient or their family, including wrongful death cases.
Helping Clients in Pasco County File Medical Malpractice Claims
Unfortunately, when a medical mistake is made the injured patient or family is usually not told about the incident. Our attorneys, with the help of medical experts, can review your medical records and determine if a proper standard of care was followed. When medical errors injure a patient or cause wrongful death, the patient and/or his or her family are entitled compensation for medical expenses, therapy, rehabilitation, lost wages, medications and pain and suffering related to the injury.
Medical malpractice cases are quite complex. To effectively support your claim, your injuries must be substantiated, and it must be demonstrated that these injuries were the direct result of medical carelessness or negligence. The Pasco County Medical Malpractice Attorneys at Whittel & Melton have medical experts available to review your case and testify on your behalf. We can zealously present your case so that you and your loved ones can receive the full and fair compensation they deserve.
Contact the Pasco County Medical Malpractice Lawyers at Whittel & Melton Today
In medical malpractice cases, time is of the essence so contact us today. We handle medical negligence cases in New Port Richey, Port Richey, Dade City, Hudson, Holiday, Zephyrhills, Trinity, Land O’Lakes and Wesley Chapel. If you have suffered from a serious injury or the loss of a loved one due to a medical professional’s error, please contact the Pasco County Medical Malpractice Attorneys at Whittel & Melton online or call 727-847-2299.